It is an honour to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Davies. I thank my hon. Friend the Member for Waveney (Peter Aldous) for securing this important debate. It is a pleasure to stand here and discuss how we can promote economic growth across the east of England.
Giles Watling, MP for Clacton, is calling on local groups and organisations to participate in UK Parliament Week – a UK-wide annual festival that engages people, especially young people, with Parliament and empowers them to get involved.